Two people died when a car and a pick-up truck crashed on Route 422 in Pulaski Township this afternoon.
Justin Stone, 31, of New Castle, was driving east on Route 422 when he crossed the center line, hit a guard rail and then collided head on with an oncoming pick-up truck, officer in charge Chad Adams said in an email.
Mr. Stone's passenger, Richard Kubik, 60, of New Castle, and the pick-up truck driver, Robert Bacon, 62, of Youngstown, Ohio, were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
Mr. Stone was flown to the St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown.
A state police reconstruction unit is aiding in the investigation.
First Published November 30, 2012 5:45 PM